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» Amazon: Manaus area, 2012
Private tour to the Amazonian Manaus area with focus in the Jau & Guianan endemic avifauna.

Photos taken by the tour leader Andrew Whittaker.
  • Crimson Fruitcrow
  • Pompadour Cotinga
  • Crimson Topaz
  • Spotted Antpitta
  • White-plumed Antbird
  • Female Harpy Eagle on nest (Near Threatened in IUCN Red List)
  • Tiny Hawk
  • Crested Eagle (Near Threatened in IUCN Red List)
  • Long-billed Woodcreeper
  • Guianan Red-Cotinga
  • Blue-and-yellow Macaws
  • Canopy tower view of the forest.
  • Black-bellied Cuckoo. This photo from Andrew Whittaker is published in the book Cuckoos of the World by Johannes Erritzoe, Clive F. Mann, Frederik P. Brammer & Richard A. Fuller. Helm Identification Guides 2012.
  • Guianan Puffbird
  • Red-fan Parrots
  • Klages's Antwren male (endemic)
  • Yellow-browed Antbird
  • Glossy-backed Becard. Check the paper "Observations on the behavior, vocalizations and distribution of the Glossy-backed Becard (Pachyramphus surinamus), a poorly-known canopy inhabitant of Amazonian rainforests" in Andrew's bio.
  • Rufous Potoo
  • Tawny-bellied Screech-Owl
  • Amazonian Pygmy-Owl
  • Large-billed Tern on Amazon river
  • Black Curassow
  • White Hawk
  • Stinkhorn fungus
  • Catalya Orchid
  • Blackish Dasher (Micrathyria atra).
  • White-necked Puffbird
  • Black-crested Antshrike
  • Spot-backed Antwren
  • Black-faced Antbird
  • Guianan Gnatcatcher
  • Wild Passion Flower
  • Lineated Woodcreeper
  • Klages's Antwren female (endemic)
  • Blackish-gray Antshrike
  • Cherrie's Antwren
  • Orchid Bee
  • Dark-breasted Spinetail
  • Blue-headed Parrot
  • Short-tailed Pygmy-Tyrant
  • Yellow-crowned Manakin
  • Roadside Hawk
  • Three-toed Sloth on the move
  • Orchid
  • Red-and-white Spinetail